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Quinte Children’s Homes Swing for Success

Play golf and change lives. That’s what Swing for Success is all about. Quinte Children’s Homes (QCH) is a proud supporter of the annual charity golf tournament, which takes place this year on Thursday, September 12th at Loyalist Country Club. Besides being a lot of fun for participants, the event supports education bursaries for youth… Continue reading →

Swinging For Success

More than just golf, Swing For Success is about changing lives. Join us on Thursday, September 12, 2013 at Loyalist Country Club to help raise money for post-secondary bursaries for our youth in care. You’ll be helping young people build a better life through education. Please visit swingforsuccess.facsfla.ca for more information. We hope to see… Continue reading →

SAFE Training Gives Us New Tools for Evaluating and Supporting Parent-Therapists

Two Quinte Children’s Homes (QCH) staff members recently participated in specialized training that has provided them with new tools for evaluating and training potential foster parents. The practice of conducting the “Structured Assessment Family Evaluation” (SAFE) has previously been used by Children’s Aid Societies, but was only recently opened up to the private sector. “This… Continue reading →

QCH Kids Are Making Big Plans With The Help of Extended Care and Maintenance Agreements

Young wards of the Province of Ontario can now receive financial and emotional supports up to the age of 21 through the Extended Care and Maintenance (ECM) program. The program provides youth in care with valuable opportunities to complete secondary and postsecondary education, receive job training, access clinical interventions and learn important life skills. Quinte… Continue reading →